Helping the London Borough of Hillingdon realise the benefits of cloud migration

Case Study

Find out how Agilisys helped the London Borough of Hillingdon rationalise and migrate the majority of its server estate to the cloud to reduce costs, enhance security and deliver improved business continuity and disaster recovery.

At a glance

  • An ageing IT estate was modernised to help make future digital ambitions achievable.
  • Legacy backup service replaced by native Microsoft Azure backup.
  • 36 business services and 10 core IT services migrated.
  • Programme led to deployment of Windows 10 and replacement of GSuite with Microsoft 365 collaboration tools.
  • The programme addressed or migrated 85% of the original Hillingdon server Estate comprising 420 servers across three sites.
  • Simplification of server estate delivered – Hillingdon’s MS-SQL estate downsized and consolidated from 72 servers running nine versions and editions of MS-SQL to seven server clusters with two versions.